Candied Peppers

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mr_whipple

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A lot of folks call it cowboy candy. There are recipes all over but most are exactly the same just a different name. I use This one over at amazing ribs as a baseline. I love this stuff. I'm just mad I forgot to make more before the last jar ran out. They're really not at their best until after a good two week rest in the fridge.

My standard mix of jalapenos, serranos and little fire bomb peppers. Those serranos turn the nicest red...

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Bring the syrup to a boil and toss in the goodies

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Bring em back to a boil for about 30 seconds or so

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Finished product. I did a double batch this time. Now all I have to do is wait :emoji_angry:

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If you've never made these before, you should. Nice sweet and hot. Thanks for looking!
 
yup, them look tasty! Might need to fire up a batch and try'em out. I'll need to skip the real hot peppers tho... cant take the high heat anymore :(
 
yup, them look tasty! Might need to fire up a batch and try'em out. I'll need to skip the real hot peppers tho... cant take the high heat anymore :(
You can use any peppers, but the sweet heat balance is tasty. With just jalapenos it's mild. Give it a go!

Looks nice! I wish I could make that but way too much sugar for me! :emoji_disappointed:
Love these. I need to make another batch of a sugar free version.
Not sure how well it would do sugar free. I guess there are sugar substitutes but I have no experience with them. Wouldn't hurt to experiment a little.

I'm going to do this TODAY!! Thanks...

Do it!
 
Lookin good! I let them sit no less than a week, sometimes two. They're just not quite right until then for me anyway.
 
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Forgot I made a jar of these over the summer . They're really good , but mine are to hot to eat by themselves .
 
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Had to make another batch. I was at the local international market when I spied some nice thai peppers. These are gonna be nice and spicy sweet.


Jalapeno, Serrano, Fresno and Thai mix.

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Everyone in the pool!

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And yahtzee! Just in time to replace the almost empty jar in the fridge.

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Thanks for looking, and Happy New Year!
 
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I found this sugar free recipe will have to try it. Never heard of candied peppers before.
 
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